Business ethics in Jewish law

by Edward Zipperstein

Publisher: Ktav Pub. House in New York

Written in English
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  • Economics -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.

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Statementby Edward Zipperstein.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 180 p. ;
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3502936M
ISBN 100881250228, 0881250058
LC Control Number82023281

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